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Cyclocross event held at Ski Ward

October 3rd, 2014

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Shrewsbury –The Night Weasels Cometh Cyclocross Race drew 364 men and women to the event held at Ski Ward Oct. 1.  The event, part of a race series in New England, required racers of varying levels to bicycle on an uphill terrain, a unique setting for a cyclocross race. Photos/Zenya Molnar

Westborough girls top Algonquin in volleyball

October 3rd, 2014

Westborough’s Gianna Scioletti (left) and Olivia Giacobbe leap to block a shot by Algonquin’s Dorian McMenemy.

Westborough – The Westborough High School Rangers girls’ volleyball team topped the Algonquin Regional Tomahawks in a match played Oct. 2. The Rangers swept the match, winning the first set 25-9 and the second set 25-22. Algonquin led for most of the third set, but could not hold on as the Rangers rallied to win 25-22.

Southborough’s new skate park hosts after-school program

October 2nd, 2014

Paul Ferguson coaches fifth-grader Logan Matthews as he skateboards around an obstacle course of cones.

Southborough – Students from Neary Elementary and Trottier Middle schools are learning a new skill while enjoying a fun workout by attending a five-week skateboarding class. Perhaps they’re most excited to be among the first in town to test their wheels on the new skate park, which opened in August on a tennis court behind Finn Elementary School.

Offered by Southborough Recreation, the after-school program began Sept. 23 and will run through Oct. 21. Equally thrilled is its skateboarding instructor, Paul Ferguson, a 2012 Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) graduate.

Shrewsbury High homecoming win

October 1st, 2014

The Colonials led 14-0 at the half.

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School Colonials celebrated homecoming Sept. 27 with a definitive 33-7 win against Worcester’s St. Peter-Marian Central Catholic Junior-Senior High School. Jack Campanale threw two first quarter touchdown passes and Mike Abasciano ran in the final three scores for the win. Photos/Heidi Hayes-Pandey              

Westborough coach to be inducted into Hall of Fame

October 1st, 2014

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Westborough – Roger Anderson will be inducted into Massachusetts Girls Volleyball Coaches Association (MGVCA) Hall of Fame Oct. 19 for his 15 years coaching the Westborough High School team. It’s hard to believe that his volleyball coaching career started when he was informed two days before the start of the 1999 season that he was the new coach – despite having no previous experience with six-on-six volleyball.

Algonquin tops North Middlesex 21-19

September 30th, 2014

Algonquin senior Kyle Hill carries the ball in the fourth quarter.

Northborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks football team defeated the North Middlesex Regional Patriots 21-19 at the Tomahawks’ first home game of the season Sept. 26, in front of a crowd of 7,211. This was the first win this season for the Tomahawks, whose record is now 1-2. The Patriots fell to 2-1, after suffering their first loss.

Running at midday break for Special Olympics

September 28th, 2014

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Marlborough – Runners begin the fourth Friday 5K held midday Sept. 26, beginning and ending at the Yawkey Sports Training Center. Palmer Bigelow of Boylston finished first overall in 18:10. The first-place female was Julie Guay of Northborough finishing in 25:00. This race has been held each June and September since June 2013 to benefit [...]

Director says new baseball complex will be a win for region

September 26th, 2014

(l to r): Bette O’Reilly, Commerce Bank and chair-elect of Corridor Nine Board of Directors; JoAnn Morency, Commerce Bank (presenting sponsor); John McKenna, Commerce Bank;  Karen Chapman, president of Corridor Nine; Steven August, founder and director of New England Ruffnecks; and Steve Anderson, UniBank and chair, Corridor Nine Board of Directors 
Photo/courtesy Ron Bouley, Ron Bouley Photography

Westborough – Every spring, thousands of young players take to the local baseball diamonds to play the game they love. Now, thanks to a new program based in Northborough, the New England Ruffnecks, those players who desire to pursue their passion to another level will have the chance to do so.

At the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce meeting Sept. 18 Steven August, the director of the Ruffnecks and the facility where the program is based, the New England Baseball Complex (NEBC), shared his story of how a dream that was in process for 12 years finally became a reality.

Algonquin boys’ soccer remains undefeated

September 26th, 2014

Algonquin senior Tyler Morin brings the ball up field in a game against Wachusett.

Northborough – The top-ranked Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks boys’ soccer team remains undefeated after beating the second ranked Wachusett High School Mountaineers 4-2 in a conference matchup played Sept. 23 at Algonquin.

Shrewsbury student earns WPI Student-Athlete of the Week honor

September 25th, 2014

Emily Doherty (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury resident Emily Doherty of the women’s soccer team was selected as the Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Sept. 21. Doherty netted a goal in each half of a recent match to help the Crimson and Gray defeat Framingham State 3-1 in a non-conference soccer matchup. [...]

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